SLO network of angel investors works to turn local start-ups into big business

Sep 16, 2015

The Central Coast is full of entrepreneurs with a lot of creative and innovative business idea, but the trick is getting those ideas through the necessary steps it takes to bring them to fruition. 

One of the biggest obstacles of all for these start-ups is money. 

SLO Seed Ventures is a local group of accredited investors with a variety of background looking to help these early-stage start-ups.


  • Jo Anne Miller is a co-founder of SLO Seed Venture.
  • Michael Manchak is the President and CEO of the Economic Vitality Corporation (EVC).